Together with its twin city Surakarta (Solo), Yogyakarta is Java’s cradle of civilization.This city was the center of authority for the great temples of Borobudur and Prambanan in the eighth and ninth centuries and the new and robust Mataram monarchy in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries. For its never-ending charms, Yogyakarta was renowned under the […]

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Bali- Travel plans


For many Bali are beaches and all-inclusive spa resorts. Many prefer surfing, or Yoga retreats, and none of this is bad. I guess I’m a different typo of traveler, and I prefer to learn on my travels. Bali is an Indonesian island known for its forested volcanic mountains, iconic rice paddies, beaches and coral reefs. […]

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